Tree Life

from by Who Is John Smith



Lyrics by James Whetzel.


What is waiting?
An end beginning
What is waiting?
A dream reckoning

Don't wait for the world
You might wait forever
Put roots down deep--

Reach for the stratosphere

What is waiting?
A lonely alien
What is waiting?
A sage sapien

Sometimes I feel nihilistic
Obsessed with mistakes and failure
But I keep on breathing--

And I feel better


from Go to Fly, released April 26, 2015



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James Whetzel Seattle, Washington

Innovative sarod player, palm wine guitarist, beat maker, percussionist, multi-instrumentalist, part-time throat singer, composer, producer, recording engineer, teacher.

DJ for the International Fountain at Seattle Center. Part of Mean Deep with Deepayan Acharjya AKA Shree Dee. Part of Das Dhoom with Shree Dee & Sebastian Lange. Guitarist for palm wine group Who Is John Smith with Yaw Amponsah
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